Morning Greatness: American Citizens Warned to ‘Immediately’ Leave Kabul Airport Area

Good Thursday morning.

Here is what’s on 46 agenda today:

  • 8:30am The President receives the President’s Daily Brief
  • 9:15am The President meets with his national security team to hear intelligence, security, and diplomatic updates on the evolving situation in Afghanistan
  • 10:30am Press Briefing by White House COVID-19 Response Team and public health officials
  • 11:30am The President participates in a bilateral meeting with His Excellency Naftali Bennett, Prime Minister of the State of Israel
  • 11:55am The President will participate in an expanded bilateral meeting with His Excellency Naftali Bennett, Prime Minister of the State of Israel
  • 12 noon Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki
  • 3pm The President meets virtually with a bipartisan group of Governors from across the country who have raised their hands to temporarily house or help resettle vulnerable Afghans and welcome them to their new communities

46:
Terror threats hamper Afghanistan evacuation as Biden’s deadline looms
Arriving Afghans without paperwork prompt delays and security challenges
Up to 1,500 Americans still waiting to be evacuated from Afghanistan, Blinken says
Afghanistan’s a sh*tshow. But for K Street, it’s an opportunity.
Pentagon briefs Biden on Afghanistan contingency plans as 400 troops head home
US Approves Auto Chip Sales To Huawei
Army veteran aiming to evacuate trapped Afghan medical workers from clinic she helped open
DHS to restore ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy after SCOTUS ruling
Fears of passport fraud complicate Afghanistan evacuation: Report
Female journalist who fled Afghanistan describes the horrors of the Taliban: ‘Their actions are unforgivable’
ISIS-K: What to know about Taliban rival that may pose a threat to Afghanistan evacuation
Nearly two dozen San Diego students and their families are stuck in Afghanistan
Hundreds of Afghans Being Resettled in Texas, Florida, Pennsylvania, Arizona

Civil unrest:
Biden briefed on US intel assessment of COVID-19’s origins
Anger and confusion inside ABC News after former ‘Good Morning America’ boss is sued for alleged sexual assault
Cop Who Shot Ashli Babbitt Set To Reveal Identity
Man gets six years in plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Florida tourist shot dead while protecting his baby at Miami Beach restaurant
Mother of murdered son pleads to recall Los Angeles County DA George Gascon: ‘I am begging’

Coronavirus news:
New York state adjusts Covid death toll, adding nearly 12,000
Abbott bans Covid vaccine mandates in Texas, regardless of FDA approval status
Delta Air Lines health surcharge for vaccines could cascade across industries
Dr. Fauci Promotes Early Use Of Monoclonal Antibodies
Iowa governor facing lawsuits over mask mandate bans, cutting federal benefits
Arkansas inmates prescribed animal parasite medicine to combat COVID-19
Teacher placed on administrative leave for comparing anti-maskers to KKK
Florida doc fired for charging $50 for letters exempting students from mask mandate
Fauci blamed measles outbreak on Hasidic Jews; Orthodox leaders set the record straight

Other morsels:
Judge sanctions Sidney Powell and other attorneys who filed lawsuit challenging 2020 election
Gov. Kristi Noem Fires Back After Matt Walsh Says She’s Considered For 2024 Because Of Her Looks
FBI raids Detroit City Hall, councilors’ homes
Palestinian Authority Attacks Journalists 

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!

About Liz Sheld

Liz Sheld is the senior news editor at American Greatness. She is a veteran political strategist and pollster who has worked on campaigns and public interest affairs. Liz has written at Breitbart and The Federalist, as well as at PJ Media, where she wrote "The Morning Briefing." In her spare time, she shoots sporting clays and watches documentaries.

Photo: KABUL, AFGHANISTAN -- AUGUST 25, 2021: Taliban fighters man a checkpoint outside Abbey Gate as they make Afghans with travel documents wait in the corner for their turn to proceed, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021. (MARCUS YAM / LOS ANGELES TIMES)

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